Monthly Archives: June 2015

Common Setbacks Florida Commercial/ Business Litigation Attorneys Face

As an attorney in Florida, you understand that litigation almost always takes longer than predicted, much to the frustration and disappointment of your clients. Florida commercial litigation attorneys also face some delays and setbacks during the representation of their clients. Whether your Florida practice is just beginning to accept commercial business litigation cases or whether you have significant experience in this area, taking note of these issues will strengthen your skills as a practicing attorney. Although commercial litigation is perceived by many attorneys as a relatively less emotional area of legal practice, the truth is, many of these cases are... Read More

Selecting a Disputes Mediator for your Florida Case

Mediation is a pivotal point in your clients’ cases, no matter what type of disputes there may be. Since the goal of mediation is settlement, your clients are presented with the opportunity to participate in determining how their cases are to be resolved, a luxury that trial courts cannot afford them. In Florida, the ability of the disputes mediator selected to conduct the mediation will often make the difference between settling the case and declaring an impasse. There are a multitude of disputes mediators in Florida, but keeping a few points in mind will help you narrow your selection and... Read More

Mediation Techniques to Help Your Clients Settle Their Florida Cases

Florida mediation has proved successful in a vast array of cases, ranging from emotional custody battles to complicated environmental disputes. A successful mediation requires the efforts of the parties, their attorneys, and the mediator. To increase the likelihood of success in a Florida mediation session, there are several steps you may take. Typically, you speak for your client. In the courtroom, your clients usually do not have much opportunity to share their stories with the judge and jury, aside from the questions you ask while they are on the witness stand. In mediation, however, your clients have the chance to... Read More

The Benefits of Mediation for Foreclosure Case Lawyers and Clients in Miami

Foreclosure cases are often stressful and emotional. Lawyers who handle foreclosure cases in Miami, whether they represent the lender or the property owner, know that these cases can also be difficult for the parties involved. Instead of using traditional methods of resolving foreclosure cases, many Miami attorneys have used mediation with greater success. The first benefit that mediation offers in foreclosure cases is the reduced expense for all parties involved. Even if the lender is a bank worth billions of dollars, cutting costs wherever possible is always an advantage. If your clients are homeowners in financial trouble, they will be... Read More